On December 15, 2016 the DPR Council of Ministers held the roundtable discussion on the matter of the submitted concept legislation “On the introduction of the privately owned property into economic turnover”. The discussion was moderated by Alexander Timofeev, the Acting Deputy Council of Ministers Chair. The meeting was attended by V.V. Romanyuk, the Ag. Minister of Economic Development, E.I. Golenko, the Ag. Minister of Coal and Energy, I.P. Mikhailov, the Ag. Minister of Argo-industrial Policy and Food, E.Y. Gubareva and A.Y. Selivanova, the deputies of the DPR People’s Council, D.G. Neilo, the official of the DPR Ministry of Revenue and Duties, S.N. Kayda, the chair of the State property Fund of the Donetsk People’s Republic, A.E. Gorban, the head of the Legal Department of the DPR Ministry of Industry and Trade. The SI “Institute of Economic Research was represented at the meeting by two leading research fellows O.A. Ashurkov and L.I. Kushch, and by two senior research fellows A.A. Kramarenko and N.V. Cherkasskaya. The Acting Deputy Council of Ministers Chair, Alexander Timofeev, the council meeting by stating the purposes of the legislation and grounding the necessity for its further development. The deputy of the DPR People’s Council, E.Y. Gubareva demonstrated in her speech the role of such legislation in the context of the developing system of interaction between the government and private sector. The concept legislation “On the introduction of the privately owned property into economic turnover”, drafted by the Department of economic and legal research of the SI “Institute of Economic Research” was presented to the meeting attendees. During the presentation of the Concept, O.A. Ashurkov, the leading research fellow of the Institute, in his speech also introduced the specific mechanism for implementing the key provisions of the proposed legislation, which had been previously worked on by the research fellows of the institution. During the discussion, participants of the meeting decided to make a working group of the representatives of the concerned ministries and departments, deputies of the DPR People’s Council and specialized professionals in order to implement the Concept and prepare a DPR draft Law “On the introduction of the privately owned property into economic turnover”.